02-13. Chrysoberyl #2

This improbable shape is actually several variations of a chrysoberyl crystal cell. The odd arrow-like structures are the arrangement of the 24 polyhedra that constitute a single shell. I left them as they came! The 141 atoms create an interesting symmetry pattern too.

From data resources collected by W. Bragg & G. Brown.

02-13

Advertisements

Thanks for the input

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s